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Study for a portrait of William Blake, by George Richmond

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An image of Study for a portrait of William Blake, head framed in oval, looking left. Notebook used by the artist for sketches and notes. Richmond, George (British, 1809-18960. Cardbound notebook with 91 ff. contains a variety of media including black and red chalk, brown ink, brown ink wash and graphite on paper, height (sheet size) 181 mm, width (sheet size) 215 mm.

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Study for a portrait of William Blake, head framed in oval, looking left. Notebook used by the artist for sketches and notes. Richmond, George (British, 1809-18960. Cardbound notebook with 91 ff. contains a variety of media including black and red chalk, brown ink, brown ink wash and graphite on paper, height (sheet size) 181 mm, width (sheet size) 215 mm.

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  • Accession Number: 2784.f41.a
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18th Century 19th Century _WF_Recto artists Blake British School English Fitz_PDP George Richmond heads male portraits profile recto sketches study William Blake

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